WSIL -- Farming commonly ranks among the most dangerous occupations, but it also ranks as the highest occupations for suicide according to a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2016.
CARBONDALE -- It was a standing room only crowd Thursday morning. SIU student Bandon Kyles is one of hundreds of people who shared concerns at the meeting.
CARTERVILLE -- On Thursday, Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidate State Sen. Daniel Biss sat down with News 3's Brandon Richard for a wide-ranging interview about his campaign, the state Democratic Party, his biggest guilty pleasure and his strange love for math.
MARION -- For the first time, newborn babies in Illinois are being screened for a rare metabolic disorder known as Krabbe Disease.
CARBONDALE -- SIU officials say no foul play is suspected after a student was found dead in a dorm room Thursday.
CARBONDALE -- News 3 This Morning co-anchor Kevin Hunsperger and his friend Tom Harness are known as the #UglyChristmasSuit Guys this December.
CARBONDALE -- Southern Illinois medics witness firsthand the effects of opiate-related overdoses, and why it remains the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50.
MT. VERNON -- Recent cases of child sex assault in southern Illinois highlight the importance of parents and guardians recognizing the signs of abuse.
WSIL -- Fall is peak fire season for southern Illinois. Days like Wednesday show why; strong winds combined with lack of rain and low humidity can cause any fire to quickly get out of control. The types of fires common in southern Illinois dwarf those experienced in southern California, and always will.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Dan Johnson, a Republican state lawmaker in Kentucky who defiantly denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a teenage girl in the basement of his home, killed himself Wednesday night.